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Tumby Bay (DC)

Code LGA47910 (LGA)
People 2,586
Male 1,292
Female 1,294
Median age 48
Families 711
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 1,517
Average people per household 2.2
Median weekly household income $787
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,200
Median weekly rent $150
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Tumby Bay (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Total 2,586 -- 1,596,572 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,292 50.0 787,218 49.3 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,294 50.0 809,354 50.7 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 20 0.8 30,431 1.9 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 2,586 people in Tumby Bay (DC) (Local Government Areas) of these 50.0% were male and 50.0% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.8% of the population.

Age Tumby Bay (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
People
0-4 years 154 6.0 96,143 6.0 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 162 6.3 93,202 5.8 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 144 5.6 97,591 6.1 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 129 5.0 103,248 6.5 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 78 3.0 105,586 6.6 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 110 4.3 104,507 6.5 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 121 4.7 97,820 6.1 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 113 4.4 103,966 6.5 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 169 6.5 112,408 7.0 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 170 6.6 113,085 7.1 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 204 7.9 111,857 7.0 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 204 7.9 102,009 6.4 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 208 8.0 97,599 6.1 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 172 6.6 74,667 4.7 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 152 5.9 58,536 3.7 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 127 4.9 46,631 2.9 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 77 3.0 39,560 2.5 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 93 3.6 38,157 2.4 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 48 -- 39 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Tumby Bay (DC) (Local Government Areas) was 48 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 17.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 24.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Tumby Bay (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,288 60.6 633,439 48.4 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 36 1.7 38,964 3.0 529,280 3.0
Divorced 167 7.9 118,732 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 192 9.0 83,000 6.3 949,634 5.5
Never married 442 20.8 435,501 33.3 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Tumby Bay (DC) (Local Government Areas) aged 15 years and over, 60.6% were married and 9.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Tumby Bay (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 57 -- 52 -- 50 --
Separated 53 -- 49 -- 49 --
Divorced 57 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 79 -- 79 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Tumby Bay (DC) (Local Government Areas) was 57 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Tumby Bay (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,102 59.6 575,818 48.7 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 132 7.1 113,166 9.6 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 614 33.2 492,206 41.7 6,413,399 41.3

In Tumby Bay (DC) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 59.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 7.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Tumby Bay (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 55 -- 52 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 43 -- 36 -- 35 --
Not married 50 -- 36 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Tumby Bay (DC) (Local Government Areas) was 55 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 43 years.

Education Tumby Bay (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Pre-school 38 6.7 20,581 4.5 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 218 38.7 87,778 19.1 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 26,164 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 22,597 4.9 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 130 23.1 52,221 11.4 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 3 0.5 18,905 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 19,825 4.3 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 34 6.0 34,842 7.6 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 15 2.7 65,957 14.4 932,524 14.3
Other 14 2.5 11,101 2.4 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 111 19.7 98,694 21.5 1,511,694 23.2
Total 563 -- 458,665 -- 6,503,580 --

In Tumby Bay (DC) (Local Government Areas) 21.8% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 38.8% were in primary school, 23.5% in secondary school and 9.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Tumby Bay (DC) % South Australia % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Tumby Bay (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Australia 2,366 91.4 1,170,788 73.3 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Tumby Bay (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 198 7.9 467,496 31.1 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 114 4.6 107,089 7.1 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 86 3.4 75,325 5.0 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,100 84.1 853,040 56.8 10,757,087 53.7

In Tumby Bay (DC) (Local Government Areas), 84.1% of people had both parents born in Australia and 7.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Tumby Bay (DC) % South Australia % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Tumby Bay (DC) % South Australia % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Tumby Bay (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 699 56.8 445,076 56.7 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 399 32.4 247,601 31.6 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 87 7.1 46,683 6.0 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 45 3.7 44,968 5.7 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,230 -- 784,328 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 1,230 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Tumby Bay (DC) (Local Government Areas). Of these 56.8% were employed full time, 32.4% were employed part-time and 3.7% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Tumby Bay (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 153 12.9 88,381 12.0 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 128 10.8 72,516 9.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 118 10.0 86,705 11.7 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 105 8.9 146,289 19.8 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 592 50.0 298,788 40.4 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Tumby Bay (DC) (Local Government Areas), 12.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.8% worked 16 to 24 hours and 50.0% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Tumby Bay (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 45 -- 42 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 46 -- 40 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Tumby Bay (DC) (Local Government Areas) was 45 years and for people who were employed part-time was 46 years.

Occupation Tumby Bay (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Tumby Bay (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Tumby Bay (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 457 -- 534 -- 577 --
Family 1,012 -- 1,330 -- 1,481 --
Household 787 -- 1,044 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Tumby Bay (DC) (Local Government Areas) was $457.

Travel to work, top responses Tumby Bay (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Tumby Bay (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,563 73.5 936,604 71.5 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 590 27.7 364,336 27.8 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 277 13.0 154,651 11.8 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 835 39.3 258,840 19.8 3,090,874 17.8

In Tumby Bay (DC) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 73.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 27.7% provided care for children and 13.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 39.3% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Tumby Bay (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 413 19.4 282,493 21.6 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 547 25.7 351,524 26.8 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 292 13.7 168,882 12.9 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 312 14.7 133,703 10.2 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Tumby Bay (DC) (Local Government Areas), 25.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 14.7% worked 30 hours or more.

Expand Families category,
includes family composition | weekly incomes | employment status of couple families

Families — family composition
Family composition Tumby Bay (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Couple family without children 383 53.8 174,668 40.6 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 256 36.0 178,436 41.5 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 65 9.1 70,082 16.3 901,637 15.9
Other family 8 1.1 7,064 1.6 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Tumby Bay (DC) (Local Government Areas), 36.0% were couple families with children, 53.8% were couple families without children and 9.1% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Tumby Bay (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 27.7 -- 18.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 72.3 -- 81.1 -- 82.4

In Tumby Bay (DC) (Local Government Areas) 27.7% of single parents were male and 72.3% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Tumby Bay (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Families without children 1,598 -- 1,906 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,606 -- 2,130 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Tumby Bay (DC) (Local Government Areas), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,606 and those without children was $1,598.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Tumby Bay (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 115 18.1 68,246 19.3 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 23 3.6 14,646 4.1 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 157 24.7 80,406 22.8 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 78 12.3 48,840 13.8 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 30 4.7 20,310 5.8 251,191 5.4
Both not working 157 24.7 76,963 21.8 899,598 19.2
Other 35 5.5 21,766 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 40 6.3 21,930 6.2 314,529 6.7

In Tumby Bay (DC) (Local Government Areas), of couple families, 18.1% had both partners employed full-time, 3.6% had both employed part-time and 24.7% had one employed full-time and the other part-time.

Expand Dwellings category,
includes dwelling structure | household composition | mortgage & rent | number of motor vehicles

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling type Tumby Bay (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,047 70.5 619,037 88.1 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 438 29.5 83,777 11.9 934,470 10.7

In Tumby Bay (DC) (Local Government Areas), 70.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 29.5% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Tumby Bay (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 956 91.3 494,471 79.9 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 33 3.2 66,465 10.7 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 43 4.1 54,968 8.9 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 15 1.4 2,812 0.5 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Tumby Bay (DC) (Local Government Areas), 91.3% were separate houses, 3.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 4.1% were flats, units or apartments and 1.4% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Tumby Bay (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.3 1,690 0.3 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 44 4.2 21,955 3.5 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 207 19.7 121,108 19.6 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 559 53.3 328,640 53.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 214 20.4 134,862 21.8 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 22 2.1 10,786 1.7 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.9 -- 3 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.2 -- 2.4 -- 2.6 --

In Tumby Bay (DC) (Local Government Areas), of occupied private dwellings 4.2% had 1 bedroom, 19.7% had 2 bedrooms and 53.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.9. The average household size was 2.2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Tumby Bay (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 495 47.2 203,281 32.8 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 251 23.9 218,402 35.3 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 263 25.1 172,727 27.9 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 0.3 8,937 1.4 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 37 3.5 15,694 2.5 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Tumby Bay (DC) (Local Government Areas), 47.2% were owned outright, 23.9% were owned with a mortgage and 25.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Tumby Bay (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Family households 701 66.8 424,352 68.5 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 333 31.7 172,669 27.9 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 15 1.4 22,020 3.6 321,007 4.1

In Tumby Bay (DC) (Local Government Areas), of all households, 66.8% were family households, 31.7% were single person households and 1.4% were group households.

Household income Tumby Bay (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 39.3 -- 27.7 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 4.1 -- 7.3 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Tumby Bay (DC) (Local Government Areas), 39.3% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 4.1% of households had a weekly income of more than $3,000.

Dwellings — mortgage & rent

Proportions are calculated using all tenure types for occupied private dwellings. This excludes visitor only and other non-classifiable households.

Rent weekly payments Tumby Bay (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Median rent 150 -- 220 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.7 -- 90.7 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.3 -- 9.3 -- 10.4
 
View the income fact sheet

Proportions in this table are calculated by taking the number of households whose rent payments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure and expressing this number as a proportion of the total number of households in an area, including those households which are not renting their dwelling (excluding the small proportion of visitor only and other non-classifiable households). The nature of the income imputation means that the reported proportion may significantly overstate the true proportion. Further information on the method to impute income is available in the income fact sheet.

Mortgage monthly repayments Tumby Bay (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,200 -- 1,500 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.8 -- 91.2 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.2 -- 8.8 -- 9.9
 
View the income fact sheet

Proportions in this table are calculated by taking the number of households who own their dwelling, and whose mortgage payments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure and expressing this number as a proportion of the total number of households in an area, including those households which were renting their dwelling (excluding the small proportion of visitor only and other non-classifiable households). The nature of the income imputation means that the reported proportion may significantly overstate the true proportion. Further information on the method to impute income is available in the income fact sheet.

Dwellings — number of motor vehicles
Number of registered motor vehicles Tumby Bay (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
None 50 4.8 54,051 8.7 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 342 32.7 227,462 36.7 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 400 38.2 220,627 35.6 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 217 20.7 99,481 16.1 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 38 3.6 17,417 2.8 234,292 3.0

In Tumby Bay (DC) (Local Government Areas), 32.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 38.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 20.7% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

Expand Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people category,
includes selected people & dwelling characteristics

People characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander
People characteristics Tumby Bay (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 19 -- 30,430 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 7 36.8 14,971 49.2 270,331 49.3
Female 12 63.2 15,459 50.8 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 35 -- 22 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Tumby Bay (DC) (Local Government Areas), there were 19 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 7 (or 36.8%) were male and 12 (or 63.2%) were female. The median age was 35 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Tumby Bay (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2 -- 3 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.4 -- 1.2 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 533 -- 842 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Tumby Bay (DC) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2, with 1.4 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $533.

Mortgage and rent Tumby Bay (DC) % South Australia % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 88 -- 166 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,306 -- 1,647 --

In Tumby Bay (DC) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $88 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $0.

LATEST ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (AEST) 28/03/2013

Some values may have been adjusted to avoid release of confidential data. This may have a significant impact on the calculated percentages.

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics | It contains data from the 2011 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2011 | Release date of this QuickStat was 28 March 2013 | Some values may have been adjusted to avoid release of confidential data | These adjustments may have a significant impact on the calculated percentages in QuickStats | For more information refer to Introduced Random Error in the 2011 Census Dictionary. For further enquiries contact the ABS National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070 | www.abs.gov.au/census

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